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Re: change $UserDocumentsDirectory

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  • Subject: [mg76551] Re: change $UserDocumentsDirectory
  • From: Bill Rowe <readnewsciv at>
  • Date: Wed, 23 May 2007 05:48:02 -0400 (EDT)

On 5/22/07 at 2:41 AM, murray at (Murray Eisenberg)

>I prefer to set such things in the OS rather than edit any
>init.m. It's easier and less likely to get lost when updating
>from on
>Mathematica version to another.

I've never had an issue with the init.m file I have in the
directory returned by

ToFileName[{$UserBaseDirectory, "Kernel"}]

getting lost or overwritten when updating to a new Mathematica
version. The only thing I've needed to do is edit this file so
that older commands incompatible in someway with the newer
version don't get executed.
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